Discretionary Learner Support

Greenbank College has an allocated budget for Discretionary Learner Support for students aged 19 and above.

You can apply for funds if:

  • You are aged 19 or over on 31 August 2017
  • You are studying a vocational course and are experiencing specific financial hardship
  • You satisfy college attendance and behaviour criteria

They can be used to help with:

  • Financial hardship and emergencies
  • Childcare costs (for Ofsted registered childcare)
  • Accommodation costs, for those who have to access specialist courses or who are unable to access courses locally
  • Essential course-related equipment, materials and trips
  • Travel costs